There are some meetings that, by definition, require a more remote, serene environment.
Paul Astleford, president and CEO of Visit Jacksonville, is on a mission to convince meeting planners that his destination offers a unique set of benefits.
In January, Meetings Mean Business re-launched as a proactive campaign designed to ensure the long-term health of the meeting industry.
Mere mention of the words “Caribbean” or “Bahamas” conjures images of a relaxing, rejuvenating experience.
The selection of hotel partners has become a critical element in the meeting planning process.
Professional certifications such as the CMP are more important than ever — not just for career advancement, but also for career survival.
Incentive programs built around a major sporting event have a powerful appeal and generate exceptional results.
But has event technology really made planners’ lives easier?
Mobile apps have become one of the hottest topics in the meetings industry.
The meeting industry is not known for controversy. But earlier this year, a major eruption occurred when MPI announced changes to the coveted Certificate in Meeting Management (CMM).